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RATINGS: 158   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
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Our Golden State Ale is a Belgian-style golden ale, brewed in homage to our home state with toasted poppy seeds. It’s our quaffable summer beer, light on the palate with a crisp poppy zing to finish. 6.4% ABV


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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
shoulderbroken (2842) - Tokyo, JAPAN - FEB 13, 2012
Keg at Craft. Pale gold colour with small white head. Aroma is grape juice, sweet and fruity. Bit of white wine, bit apple and bit yeasty. Taste is very appley, and grape, and very Belgian style yeastiness. Dangerously drinkable and quite crisp. Very nice.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 4/20
madmitch76 (18660) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 11, 2012
7th February 2012
On tap at the Craft. Clear gold beer, little white head. Light semi crisp palate. Appley. Very very appley. Pale malt and apples. A little caramel. Semi dry finish. Can’t believe this is right, it’s certainly not drinkable.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
page0901 (5) - USA - FEB 1, 2012 does not count
500 ml can. Bought at wine works in Marlton, New Jersey. Crisp clean and well balanced. Nice replication of a trappist style. Slight poppy seed nose and taste. Straw color with a creamy head. Definitely would recommend. Look forward to other offerings.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tiggmtl (4545) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 28, 2012
Fruity sweet aroma is pleasant and light. Clear golden body is topped by a low white head that recedes to a partial cover. Flavour is quite sweet and fruity as the aroma suggests. Pretty straight-forward and quaffable. Light bodied with moderate carbonation. Shaker glass. Fridge temperature. Can from Brewery Creek in Jan 2012.

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Jenafly75 (10) - Sea Bright, New Jersey, USA - JAN 26, 2012
Brand new to NJ Uncommon Brewery is definately innovative!! I was able to taste this beer from Main street wine cellars in Madison NJ All Organic from whats inside to the packaging, recyclable 16 oz cans with a green carrying top that keeps the 4 cans together! Very cool and the juice inside is pretty much the most "zingy est" beer Ive ever tasted!

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pinball (11533) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 23, 2012
tap at ølbaren, clear light golden, smooth white head. 3 malty, crisp hoppy aroma. 7 flavor is sweet syruppy, flowery, malty sweeness, faint fruity sweetness like belgian blonde.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
yespr (36043) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 23, 2012
From tap at Ølbaren. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Herbal, dry grassy and light pine hoppy. Mellow malty, fruity and light herbal. Phenolic yeasty too it seems. Cooked vegetable touch.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Theis (14477) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 21, 2012
Draught at Ølbaren. Clear golden - white head. Apples. Yeasty. Hay. Sweetness. Phenols. Banana. Candy. Plain. Too yeasty.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
tia (1319) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - JAN 14, 2012
Can. Cloudy golden with ample foamy head. Very sweet smell with honey and candy apple. Very sweet flavor as well. Hangs around.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerguy101 (5338) - Newark, California, USA - JAN 1, 2012
Sampled on 1/1/2012. This Belgian ale pours a slightly cloudy medium orange color from a 16oz can. Medium sized white foamy head with decent retention and nice lacing. The aroma is fruity and sweet, peaches and apricots, some apples. A medium to light bodied Belgian style ale. The malts are fruity and sweet. The hops are herbal and earthy. Decent carbonation. Not sue I notice the poppy seeds, except perhaps a touch of herbal bitterness. A light and refreshing beer, that is very easy to drink. There is a touch of dryness at the finish. Would make a nice summer beer. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean, dry and smooth. Aftertaste is slightly sweet.


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